Art and Experience: Iranian director Asghar Farhadi’s acclaimed movie “The Salesman” will go on screen at the Special Presentation section of the 32nd Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF), which will be held in the American city from February 1 to 11.

The film, which is among contenders for the Oscar for best foreign-language film at the Academy Awards, is about a young couple who move into a new flat in the center of Tehran. An incident linked to the previous tenant dramatically changes their life.